1.57 million JMD worth of uncustomed cigarettes were seized by the Narcotics
Police on Wavel Avenue, St. Andrew on Thursday, August 27.
Reports are that about 3:00 p.m., an operation was conducted at premises where a house and bar
were searched. During the operation, four and a half boxes containing 225 cartons or 45,000 sticks
of cigarettes labelled “Sunny” was found and seized.
Melissa Brown, a 33-year-old Bar Operator was arrested and charged for the offence of
Possession of Uncustomed Goods.
She is scheduled to appear in the Corporate Area Criminal Court on Friday, September 4.